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Done in Oil; An Autobiography

by J. Howard Marshall II

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ISBN 10
0890965331
ISBN 13
9780890965337
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College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1994 Texas A&M University Press, College Station, TX. 1994. Hardcover. Stated First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for gift annotation on the FFFP. Book Condition: Fine. DJ: Fine. Brown cloth boards and spine with bright gilt lettering on the spine. 282 pp 8vo. This autobiography details Marshall's career, from his days as a young law student writing about the problems of the oil industry for a prestigious law review, to his oil regulation days under FDR, to his work in some of the country's most important oil companies. He is know in modern times as being married to Anna Nicole Smith and his will problems. A clean pristine copy.

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Bookseller
Walnut Valley Books/Books by White US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
005909
Title
Done in Oil; An Autobiography
Author
J. Howard Marshall II
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0890965331
ISBN 13
9780890965337
Publisher
Texas A&M University Press
Place of Publication
College Station, TX
Date published
1994
Keywords
J. Howard Marshall, oil industry, oil regulations, FDR, Connally Hot Oil Act, Cole Pipeline Act of 1941, Petroleum Administration for War, National Petroleum Council, government history, harold Ickes, World War II, oil and gas industry, Anna Nicole Smith,
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Autobiography;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.

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